A unified funding system

The new Unified Funding System (UFS) will fund the delivery of vocational education and training that is focused on learners, supports employers, and addresses national and regional skill priorities.

Introduction to the Unified Funding System (UFS)

The new Unified Funding System (UFS) will fund the delivery of vocational education and training that is focused on learners, supports employers, and addre…

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UFS FAQs

We have compiled a set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) we are receiving from the sector. We will aim to keep them updated.

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UFS 2023 funding rates

To support the largest transformational change to the vocational education and training (VET) sector in 30 years, a new Unified Funding System (UFS) is bei…

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Draft 2023 UFS funding conditions

We are inviting sector feedback on the draft 2023 Unified Funding System (UFS) funding conditions. Please send us your feedback by 31 August 2022.

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The delivery component

The delivery component comprises the bulk of the new funding system. It will replace SAC funding for levels 3-7 (non-degree) and all funding from the Indus…

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The learner component

The learner component is one of three funding components in the new unified funding system (UFS) for vocational education and training.

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The strategic component

The strategic component provides funding (non-volume-based) to support providers to respond to key challenges within the system.

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Modes of delivery

There are five modes of delivery that reflect how learning takes place.

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PTE transitions funding support

To support the transition to the UFS, we will be providing some PTEs with transitions funding.

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UFS funding categories mapped to subject areas in the Course Classification Guide

The introduction of the Unified Funding System (UFS) has created six new subject categories for funding purposes and will require all vocational education …

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Tools and data

We are implementing an interim solution for the unified funding system (UFS) data exchange to support the UFS going live from 1 January 2023. Our interim s…

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